October 1, 2012

Heiber is founder and executive director of Concentric Educational Solutions, an organization that helps incorporate student support services in school systems in the District, Prince George’s County and other schools.

What prompted you to start this organization?

I was the director of student support services at Cesar Chavez Public Charter School in D.C., and our funding partner there, NewSchools Venture Fund, they were looking for a way to improve student achievement and reduce suspensions. So, we shifted the way we supported students there, and it dropped our suspensions significantly.

[Read the full article at The Washington Examiner]